This fall, the Charlie Cummings Gallery will be hosting Cup: The
Intimate Object XI, the eleventh installment of our iconic annual cup
show. This year the exhibition is once again an invitational with a
portion of the show curated from artist submissions.  We are pleased
to invite artists to submit cups for consideration for this exhibition
celebrating the most intimate and beloved of functional ceramic
objects. To submit your cups for consideration for this exhibition,
please email the following to  by Noon, July 10th, 2015:

1. Five medium resolution images of the 5 actual cups you would like
to send for the exhibition. Named using the following format-
LastnameFirstname_01.jpg, LastnameFirstname_02.jpg… Please note
capitalization. No detail shots please. No substitutions will be
2. Your resume or CV in PDF format.

In the body of the email include:

3. Your full contact information including email, telephone, and website address.
4. A guide to the images you submit with title, type of clay, type of
firing, forming process, and retail price. Please identify the entries
using the naming format listed above.

There is no fee associated with this call for submissions.
Please read carefully, incomplete or incorrect submissions will not be

Exhibition calendar and details:

July 10 – Submission deadline
July 17-24 -Notifications sent
July 31 -Cups Shipping Deadline
July 31-Aug 14 -Ship cups to arrive between these dates. No late cups will be accepted.
Oct 2 -Reception at Charlie Cummings Gallery, times TBA.
Oct 3 -Exhibition opens online
Oct 23 -Exhibition closes
February 2016 Unsold cups returned

Artist pays shipping and insurance for shipment to and from the gallery.
Gallery insures cups while on the premises.
CCG takes a 50% commission on all sales.

Send questions to, or call 352-359-2015.

View previous exhibitions online at

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